Perry County High School

  • Perry County High School serves 360 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the TN average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 7% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 35%.
  • Perry County High School operates within the Perry County School District.
  • Perry County School District's 82% graduation rate is lower than the TN state average of 84%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 360 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 25 teachers has declined by 10% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 360 students
Perry County High School Total Students (2001-2015)
Gender % Perry County High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 25 teachers
Perry County High School Total Teachers (2005-2015)
Students by Grade Perry County High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has increased from 13:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.13 is less than the state average of 0.27. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (TN) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1 16:1
Perry County High School Student Teacher Ratio (2005-2015)
Asian
n/a
2%
Perry County High School Asian Students (2013-2014)
Hispanic
3%
8%
Perry County High School Black Students (2009-2015)
Black
4%
22%
Perry County High School Black Students (2006-2015)
White
93%
65%
Perry County High School White Students (2006-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Perry County High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
All Ethnic Groups Perry County High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown TN All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.13 0.27
Perry County High School Diversity Score (2001-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
n/a n/a
Perry County High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2007-2013)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
n/a n/a
Perry County High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2007-2013)

District Comparison

  • Perry County School District's student population of 1,138 students has decreased by 5% over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 82% has decreased from 98% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $9,304 is higher than the state average of $9,003. The district revenue/student has grown by 12% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $9,385 is less than the state average of $9,420. The district spending/student has grown by 12% over four years.
School District Name Perry County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
4
8
Number of Students Managed 1,138 3,513
Perry County School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 82% 84%
Perry County School District Graduation Rate (1994-2010)
District Total Revenue $11 MM $32 MM
Perry County School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $11 MM $33 MM
Perry County School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $9,304 $9,003
Perry County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $9,385 $9,420
Perry County School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, TN Dept. of Education

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